The most pleasant months of the year for Harlan township (Smith County) are May, September and June. In Harlan township (Smith County), there are 2 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Harlan township (Smith County) with an average high temperature of 92.8°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in Kansas. February is the snowiest month in Harlan township (Smith County) with 4.9 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall. July is the most humid month, though humidity is low for most of the year.
Today's Weather - Harlan township (Smith Cnty), KS
7 PM PST
Isolated Rain Showers then Partly Cloudy
|7 DAY FORECAST||DESCRIPTION||HIGH/LOW||WIND|
|Tonight||Isolated Rain Showers then Partly Cloudy||30° / 62°||NNW 5 mph|
|Sunday Night||Mostly Clear||35° / 49°||WSW 5 to 10 mph|
|Monday Night||Rain And Snow Likely||26° / 47°||N 10 to 20 mph|
|Tuesday Night||Mostly Clear||25° / 53°||NW 5 to 10 mph|
|Wednesday Night||Mostly Cloudy||32° / 54°||S 5 mph|
|Thursday Night||Chance Light Rain||38° / 62°||SE 5 to 15 mph|
|Friday Night||Partly Cloudy||38° / 68°||N 5 to 10 mph|
Summer High: the July high is around 93 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 15
Rain: averages 27 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 20 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Harlan township (Smith Cnty) area is 7.2 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Kansas.
7.2 / 10
A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.
Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Harlan township (Smith Cnty)
YOU SHOULD KNOW
Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.
Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.
Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.